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  • Santa Clara County leaders on Tuesday unanimously voted to place a bond measure on November’s ballot that would raise nearly a billion dollars for affordable housing.    

    Homeless Housing Bond

    Santa Clara County leaders on Tuesday unanimously voted to place a bond measure on November’s ballot that would raise nearly a billion dollars for affordable housing.    

  • After losing their apartment, disabled Vietnam-era vet Lawrence, his wife Margot, and their granddaughter would have been homeless if not for HomeFirst. It’s an all-too-familiar story these days. Landlords sell […]

    Lawrence & Margot Are Housed!

    After losing their apartment, disabled Vietnam-era vet Lawrence, his wife Margot, and their granddaughter would have been homeless if not for HomeFirst. It’s an all-too-familiar story these days. Landlords sell […]

  • Vietnam vet Craig became homeless when his landlord sold the property. Through HomeFirst, he found housing and his partner Betty. This is Craig’s story in his own words. “I’m a veteran […]

    Craig & Betty Are Housed!

    Vietnam vet Craig became homeless when his landlord sold the property. Through HomeFirst, he found housing and his partner Betty. This is Craig’s story in his own words. “I’m a veteran […]

  • Another Cold Weather Shelter Season has ended. Read inspiring stories about how the community supported our work and our clients.

    Latest News from HomeFirst

    Another Cold Weather Shelter Season has ended. Read inspiring stories about how the community supported our work and our clients.

  • We provided nearly 37,000 nights of shelter and 73,000 meals to nearly 1,700 people including 139 veterans.

    Winter Shelters Close

    We provided nearly 37,000 nights of shelter and 73,000 meals to nearly 1,700 people including 139 veterans.

  • HomeFirst CEO Andrea Urton shared how teamwork among our staff members helped a family of three get off the streets last week. “Darlisha came to our administrative offices  to see if […]

    Darlisha is housed!

    HomeFirst CEO Andrea Urton shared how teamwork among our staff members helped a family of three get off the streets last week. “Darlisha came to our administrative offices  to see if […]

  • Read our annual report to learn how the support of our community, funders, and donors is impacting homelessness in Silicon Valley.  

    Read our Annual Report

    Read our annual report to learn how the support of our community, funders, and donors is impacting homelessness in Silicon Valley.  

  • Located across the street from our Sunnyvale Cold Weather Shelter, Juniper Networks has made a commitment to helping their homeless neighbors. Not long after the shelter opened for the winter […]

    Good Neighbor Juniper Networks

    Located across the street from our Sunnyvale Cold Weather Shelter, Juniper Networks has made a commitment to helping their homeless neighbors. Not long after the shelter opened for the winter […]

  • “These places, the shelters, they bring hope…a little bit of stability goes a long way.” Please watch and share Derrick’s story.

    A Different Life for Derrick

    “These places, the shelters, they bring hope…a little bit of stability goes a long way.” Please watch and share Derrick’s story.